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  1. Administering the University of the Future
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1998, pp. 446-453
  2. America's New Culture Hero
    Commentary, February 1958, pp. 123-129
  3. Art, Non-Art: The Curse of Official Culture
    The New Republic, November 7, 1964, pp. 85-91
  4. The Artist and the Citizen
    The New Republic, June 24, 1978, pp. 23-26
  5. Boris & the 2nd Avenue Muse
    Commentary, August 1960, pp. 131-138
  6. Brecht Against Brecht
    The Partisan Review, Winter 1963, pp. 29-54
  7. [+]
    Castles in the Mud (2 Reviews)
    Strindberg as Dramatist, by Evert Sprinchorn
    1. Strindberg as Dramatist by Evert Sprinchorn
    2. Strindberg and the Poetry of Myth by Harry G. Carlson
    The New York Review of Books, January 20, 1983, pp. 29-30
  8. [+]
    Ciao! Manhattan (Review)
    A Margin of Hope, by Irving Howe
    1. A Margin of Hope by Irving Howe
    The New York Review of Books, February 3, 1983, pp. 5-6
  9. Cultural Politics and Coercive Philanthropy
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1995, pp. 251-257
  10. The Culture Watch (1975)
    Essays on Theatre and Society, 1969-1974
    3 Reviews
  11. The Culture Watch
    Notes on the Bottom Line
    The New Republic, June 6, 1981, p. 27
  12. The Culture Watch
    The End of the Spiritual Hierarchy
    The New Republic, March 7, 1981, pp. 27-29
  13. The Culture Watch: Trashing the Endowments
    The New Republic, November 22, 1980, pp. 25-26
  14. Dumbocracy in America
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1993, pp. 526-533
  15. [+]
    Film Chronicle (Review)
    Beginning of the End (1957 Film), by Bert I. Gordon
    1. Beginning of the End (1957 Film) by Bert I. Gordon
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1958, pp. 288-296
  16. George P. Elliott
    The American Scholar, Summer 1981, pp. 355-358
  17. [+]
    Golden Boy (Review)
    Clifford Odets: American Playwright, by Margaret Brenman-Gibson
    1. Clifford Odets: American Playwright by Margaret Brenman-Gibson
    The New York Review of Books, February 4, 1982, pp. 10-12
  18. Greek Tragedy and the Watergate
    The New Republic, May 26, 1973, p. 23
  19. II. On the New Cultural Conservatism
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1972, pp. 412-414
  20. The Impact of the Media
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1991, p. 230
  21. Letter to a Secret Reader
    An Honest Intelligible Radical Politics
    The New Republic, September 26, 1970, pp. 15-16
  22. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, July 19, 1973, pp. 30-36
  23. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, March 28, 1985, pp. 44-48
  24. [+]
    Living Theater (Review)
    The Theater of Essence, by Jan Kott
    1. The Theater of Essence by Jan Kott
    The New York Review of Books, March 14, 1985, pp. 3-5
  25. Fall Book Review
    [+]
    The Logic of Survival in a Lunatic World (Review)
    Catch-22, by Joseph Heller
    1. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
    The New Republic, November 13, 1961, p. 11
  26. The Madison Avenue Villain
    The Partisan Review, July 1961, pp. 574-593
  27. Making Scenes (1981)
    A Personal History of the Turbulent Years at Yale, 1966-1979
    3 Reviews
  28. The Men-taming Women of William Inge
    The Harpers Monthly, November 1958, pp. 52-56
  29. Millennial Stages (2006)
    Essays and Reviews, 2001-2005
    1 Review
  30. Monkey Business
    The New York Review of Books, April 24, 1969, pp. 43-45
  31. Notes on a Suburban Theater
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1959, pp. 593-605
  32. Oh Theater: The Artifact Museum
    Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams on Broadway---again
    The New Republic, April 5, 1999, pp. 29-31
  33. On the Horizon
    The New Faith of the Saturday Evening Post
    Commentary, October 1953, pp. 367-368
  34. On Theater
    The New Republic, June 16, 1973, p. 25
  35. On Theater
    The Naked and the Dressed
    The New Republic, December 9, 1981, pp. 21-24
  36. On Theater
    A Passionate Arts Conference
    The New Republic, November 11, 1981, pp. 25-27
  37. On Theater
    Comparing Theatrical Resources
    The New Republic, November 25, 1981, pp. 24-25
  38. On Theater
    Rituals of Privacy
    The New Republic, October 14, 1981, pp. 27-28
  39. On Theater
    In the Constructive Element, Immerse
    The New Republic, October 28, 1981, pp. 25-26
  40. On Theater
    Who Needs Theater?
    The New Republic, September 23, 1981, p. 24
  41. On Theater
    Pinter's New Play
    The New Republic, April 7, 1982, pp. 26-27
  42. On Theater
    Ordinary People in Ordinary Plays
    The New Republic, April 21, 1982, pp. 25-26
  43. On Theater
    Varieties of Theatrical Experience
    The New Republic, August 2, 1982, p. 25
  44. On Theater
    Fatigue in the Park
    The New Republic, August 16, 1982, pp. 28-29
  45. On Theater
    Musical Into Opera
    The New Republic, December 13, 1982, p. 28
  46. On Theater
    Thoughts at Half Season
    The New Republic, December 31, 1982, p. 26
  47. On Theater
    Papp's Winter Line
    The New Republic, February 10, 1982, p. 26
  48. On Theater
    Heartaches and Gas Pains
    The New Republic, February 24, 1982, p. 24
  49. On Theater
    Opinions vs. Convictions
    The New Republic, January 20, 1982, pp. 27-28
  50. On Theater
    Arguing With a Tank
    The New Republic, January 27, 1982, pp. 25-26
  51. On Theater
    The Shape of the New
    The New Republic, July 12, 1982, pp. 23-24
  52. On Theater
    The Great Artistic Director Burnout
    The New Republic, June 9, 1982, pp. 24-25
  53. On Theater
    Coming at History from Two Sides
    The New Republic, June 23, 1982, p. 30
  54. On Theater
    Encouragement from Broadway
    The New Republic, March 10, 1982, p. 26
  55. On Theater
    Unsound Breeze from the Sound
    The New Republic, March 24, 1982, pp. 26-27
  56. On Theater
    Plays of the Transition
    The New Republic, May 12, 1982, pp. 25-27
  57. On Theater
    Back at the Starting Post
    The New Republic, May 19, 1982, pp. 24-25
  58. On Theater
    Great Ladies and Others
    The New Republic, November 1, 1982, pp. 25-26
  59. On Theater
    A Festival in Wartime
    The New Republic, October 18, 1982, pp. 26-27
  60. On Theater
    Festival Fever
    The New Republic, September 6, 1982, pp. 26-27
  61. On Theater
    Learning on the Job
    The New Republic, September 20, 1982, p. 29
  62. On Theater
    Squares in the Cirle
    The New Republic, April 4, 1983, pp. 22-23
  63. On Theater
    English Gardens, American Frontiers
    The New Republic, April 18, 1983, pp. 25-26
  64. On Theater
    Theater With a Public Dimension
    The New Republic, August 1, 1983, pp. 23-25
  65. On Theater
    The Promise of Permanent Companies
    The New Republic, August 15, 1983, p. 26
  66. On Theater
    Carmen Without Chorus, Chekhov Without Walls
    The New Republic, December 19, 1983, pp. 23-24
  67. On Theater
    Another Theater Obituary
    The New Republic, January 24, 1983, pp. 26-27
  68. On Theater
    The Best and the Worst
    The New Republic, January 31, 1983, pp. 23-24
  69. On Theater
    Advertising a Dying Industry
    The New Republic, July 11, 1983, pp. 24-25
  70. On Theater
    Olivier's Lear
    The New Republic, June 6, 1983, pp. 26-27
  71. On Theater
    Love from Two Sides of the Ocean
    The New Republic, June 27, 1983, pp. 24-25
  72. On Theater
    The Broadway Slump
    The New Republic, March 7, 1983, pp. 25-27
  73. On Theater
    Beyond New York
    The New Republic, March 28, 1983, pp. 23-24
  74. On Theater
    Don't Read This Review!
    The New Republic, May 2, 1983, pp. 25-26
  75. On Theater
    William Poel's Shakespeare Legacy
    The New Republic, May 16, 1983, pp. 25-26
  76. On Theater
    The Paradox of Actors
    The New Republic, November 7, 1983, pp. 32-33
  77. On Theater
    The Ant and the Dragon
    The New Republic, November 28, 1983, pp. 24-25
  78. On Theater
    Boards Versus Artists
    The New Republic, October 10, 1983, pp. 22-23
  79. On Theater
    Serban Under Siege
    The New Republic, October 24, 1983, pp. 33-34
  80. On Theater
    Memoirs of a Moonlighter
    The New Republic, September 5, 1983, pp. 26-27
  81. On Theater
    Musicalized Propaganda
    The New Republic, September 19, 1983, p. 26
  82. On Theater
    A Polish Political Fable
    The New Republic, April 2, 1984, pp. 25-26
  83. On Theater
    Painless Dentistry
    The New Republic, August 6, 1984, pp. 27-28
  84. On Theater
    Epilogue to Anger
    The New Republic, August 13, 1984, pp. 23-24
  85. On Theater
    Exploding an Anarchist Play
    The New Republic, December 17, 1984, pp. 25-26
  86. On Theater
    The British Have Come!
    The New Republic, February 20, 1984, pp. 25-26
  87. On Theater
    Revivals and Resuscitations
    The New Republic, January 9, 1984, pp. 25-26
  88. On Theater
    Hippolytus Can Feel!
    The New Republic, January 30, 1984, p. 28
  89. On Theater
    Hard and Soft Machines
    The New Republic, July 9, 1984, p. 26
  90. On Theater
    Monday on the Stage With Steve
    The New Republic, June 18, 1984, pp. 25-26
  91. On Theater
    Private Views, Public Vistas
    The New Republic, March 12, 1984, pp. 27-28
  92. On Theater
    Show and Tell
    The New Republic, May 7, 1984, pp. 27-28
  93. On Theater
    The Premature Death of Modernism
    The New Republic, May 28, 1984, pp. 25-26
  94. On Theater
    Post-Naturalist Triumph
    The New Republic, November 5, 1984, pp. 27-28
  95. On Theater
    Royal Tourist Attraction
    The New Republic, November 26, 1984, p. 26
  96. On Theater
    The Stratford Dilemma
    The New Republic, September 10, 1984, pp. 25-26
  97. On Theater
    A Touris in New York
    The New Republic, April 1, 1985, pp. 27-28
  98. On Theater
    Musical Chairs
    The New Republic, April 29, 1985, pp. 28-29
  99. On Theater
    Strindberg to the Life
    The New Republic, August 26, 1985, pp. 27-29
  100. On Theater
    Addressing a Hostile Audience
    The New Republic, December 9, 1985, pp. 26-27
  101. On Theater
    Receiving an Award
    The New Republic, December 30, 1985, p. 28
  102. On Theater
    Theaterphilia vs. Theaterphobia
    The New Republic, February 18, 1985, pp. 25-26
  103. On Theater
    Blurring the Edges
    The New Republic, January 7, 1985, pp. 27-28
  104. On Theater
    Expanding Einstein's Universe
    The New Republic, January 28, 1985, pp. 23-24
  105. On Theater
    Combating Amnesia
    The New Republic, July 1, 1985, pp. 28-29
  106. On Theater
    Unsettled Weather
    The New Republic, July 29, 1985, pp. 25-27
  107. On Theater
    The Post-Modern Blues
    The New Republic, June 10, 1985, pp. 25-27
  108. On Theater
    Becoming the Other Side
    The New Republic, March 11, 1985, pp. 27-28
  109. On Theater
    The Best of Broadway
    The New Republic, May 20, 1985, pp. 26-27
  110. On Theater
    The Classical Avant-Garde
    The New Republic, November 18, 1985, pp. 30-32
  111. On Theater
    Droodling
    The New Republic, October 14, 1985, p. 28
  112. On Theater
    Souls on Ice
    The New Republic, October 28, 1985, pp. 41-42
  113. On Theater
    A Bottomless Dream
    The New Republic, September 16, 1985, p. 32
  114. On Theater
    Rumania, Rumania
    The New Republic, April 14, 1986, pp. 26-27
  115. On Theater
    Liberty and Liberties
    The New Republic, August 4, 1986, pp. 26-28
  116. On Theater
    Bach Goes to Town
    The New Republic, December 15, 1986, pp. 24-25
  117. On Theater
    The Infidelity Play
    The New Republic, February 10, 1986, pp. 25-27
  118. On Theater
    The Shepard Enigma
    The New Republic, January 27, 1986, pp. 25-27
  119. On Theater
    One-Person Shows
    The New Republic, July 7, 1986, pp. 36-37
  120. On Theater
    Advanced Machines
    The New Republic, June 16, 1986, pp. 27-28
  121. On Theater
    Highballs and Ballups
    The New Republic, March 3, 1986, pp. 24-25
  122. On Theater
    An Englishman in New York
    The New Republic, March 24, 1986, pp. 26-27
  123. On Theater
    A Shaggy Dog Story
    The New Republic, May 5, 1986, pp. 27-29
  124. On Theater
    Texts and Subtexts
    The New Republic, May 26, 1986, pp. 28-29
  125. On Theater
    Once More Into the Breach
    The New Republic, November 3, 1986, pp. 28-29
  126. On Theater
    The Tragedies of Apartheid
    The New Republic, November 24, 1986, pp. 32-33
  127. On Theater
    Moonlight Serenades
    The New Republic, October 20, 1986, pp. 26-27
  128. On Theater
    An Existential Ballet
    The New Republic, September 1, 1986, pp. 25-26
  129. On Theater
    Here Are the Playwrights
    The New Republic, September 29, 1986, pp. 26-27
  130. On Theater
    Theater and the Individual Talent
    The New Republic, August 3, 1987, p. 28
  131. On Theater
    Three Years After '1984'
    The New Republic, August 31, 1987, pp. 27-28
  132. On Theater
    Look Back With Nostalgia
    The New Republic, December 21, 1987, pp. 28-29
  133. On Theater
    Snarls from the Bedclothes
    The New Republic, February 2, 1987, pp. 27-28
  134. On Theater
    Hallucination and Moral Dissent
    The New Republic, February 16, 1987, pp. 26-27
  135. On Theater
    Headline Hunting
    The New Republic, January 5, 1987, pp. 25-26
  136. On Theater
    Vaudeville and Radio
    The New Republic, July 6, 1987, pp. 28-29
  137. On Theater
    Cold Hearts
    The New Republic, June 15, 1987, pp. 26-27
  138. On Theater
    Snarls, Continued
    The New Republic, May 4, 1987, pp. 27-29
  139. On Theater
    A Tribute to Robert Penn Warren
    The New Republic, May 25, 1987, pp. 25-26
  140. On Theater
    Tynanosaurus Rex
    The New Republic, November 16, 1987, pp. 23-25
  141. On Theater
    The Longest Journey
    The New Republic, November 30, 1987, pp. 26-27
  142. On Theater
    The Hit of the Building
    The New Republic, October 19, 1987, pp. 27-29
  143. On Theater
    Elegy for Old Age
    The New Republic, September 28, 1987, pp. 28-29
  144. On Theater
    Running on Empty
    The New Republic, August 22, 1988, pp. 26-27
  145. On Theater
    Godot in Lala Land
    The New Republic, December 12, 1988, pp. 26-27
  146. On Theater
    Designs for Living (Rooms)
    The New Republic, February 1, 1988, pp. 27-28
  147. On Theater
    The Definitive Production
    The New Republic, February 22, 1988, pp. 25-26
  148. On Theater
    Twenty-First Century Hamlet
    The New Republic, July 18, 1988, pp. 28-29
  149. On Theater
    The Limits of the Auteur
    The New Republic, June 27, 1988, pp. 26-27
  150. On Theater
    The Schlepic
    The New Republic, March 14, 1988, pp. 33-35
  151. On Theater
    Artistic Injustice
    The New Republic, May 16, 1988, p. 22
  152. On Theater
    Yuppies, Past and Present
    The New Republic, November 21, 1988, pp. 32-33
  153. On Theater
    Cycles of Lincoln Center
    The New Republic, October 10, 1988, pp. 28-29
  154. On Theater
    The Voice of the Eighties
    The New Republic, October 31, 1988, pp. 28-29
  155. On Theater
    Breaking the Frame
    The New Republic, September 12, 1988, pp. 30-32
  156. On Theater
    Phedre With Pilaf and Pekoe Tea
    The New Republic, February 13, 1989, pp. 27-29
  157. On Theater
    Kid Coriolanus
    The New Republic, January 2, 1989, pp. 26-27
  158. On Theater
    The Theater of 'Received Pronciation'
    The New Republic, March 6, 1989, pp. 26-27
  159. On Theater
    The Sex Life of Anton Chekhov
    The New Republic, March 2, 1998, pp. 27-28
  160. On Theater
    Plays Fat and Thing
    The New Republic, April 17, 2000, pp. 64-65
  161. On Theater
    Ms. Smith Goes to Washington
    The New Republic, August 21, 2000, p. 34
  162. On Theater
    Deconstructing Susan
    The New Republic, December 11, 2000, p. 25
  163. On Theater
    Accents and Dissents
    The New Republic, February 21, 2000, p. 30
  164. On Theater
    The Element of Surprise
    The New Republic, January 24, 2000, p. 31
  165. On Theater
    A Berlin Diary
    The New Republic, July 24, 2000, pp. 29-30
  166. On Theater
    The Staged Documentary
    The New Republic, June 19, 2000, p. 29
  167. On Theater
    Requiem
    The New Republic, March 27, 2000, pp. 27-28
  168. On Theater
    Women in the Theater
    The New Republic, May 15, 2000, pp. 32-33
  169. On Theater
    Or in the Heart or in the Head
    The New Republic, November 13, 2000, p. 28
  170. On Theater: A Boon for the Boonies
    MASS MoCA is the unlikely setting of some of America's most innovative theatrical works
    The New Republic, September 23, 2002, pp. 30-31
  171. On Theater: A Homeboy Godot
    Topdog/Underdog rewrites Beckett; Fortune's Fool recycles Turgenev
    The New Republic, May 13, 2002, p. 25
  172. [+]
    On Theater: A Question of Identity (Review)
    Edward Albee: A Singular Journey, by Mel Gussow
    1. Edward Albee: A Singular Journey by Mel Gussow
    The New Republic, August 30, 1999, pp. 29-30
  173. On Theater: A Season of Parch
    Four new shows try to bring life to a dry season on Broadway
    The New Republic, February 8, 1999, pp. 26-27
  174. On Theater: A Theater Marking Time
    The star of the London scene: Diana Rigg in Medea
    The New Republic, March 7, 1994, pp. 31-32
  175. On Theater: Actors Directing Actors
    The actors in Richard Jordan's Macbeth are classically trained, so why is the productio...
    The New Republic, March 5, 1990, p. 28
  176. On Theater: Akalaitis Axed
    Wings at the Public Theater turns out to be a swan song
    The New Republic, April 26, 1993, pp. 29-31
  177. On Theater: Alice in Wilsonland
    Robert Wilson comes home with a triumphant Alice; The Food Chain is inedible
    The New Republic, November 6, 1995, pp. 30-31
  178. On Theater: All's Well That Ends in Melancholy
    Shakespeare in the Park's 1993 season does wonders with the bard's "Bed Trick Repertory"
    The New Republic, October 4, 1993, p. 32
  179. On Theater: An American Life
    Joe Papp's Public Theater and private troubles
    The New Republic, September 5, 1994, pp. 36-37
  180. On Theater: An Embarrassment of Riches
    A case for diluting the power of the New York Times theater critic
    The New Republic, March 16, 1992, pp. 27-29
  181. On Theater: An Oscar for Clinton
    The Thespian-in-Chief has a hit with his State of the Union address
    The New Republic, March 8, 1999, p. 31
  182. On Theater: Angels in Afghanistan
    Tony Kushner's Homebody/Kabul is prescient and outdated, exhilerating and frustrating
    The New Republic, March 18, 2002, p. 27
  183. On Theater: Angles in America
    Tony Kushner's Angels in America actually deserves all---or almost all---the hype
    The New Republic, May 24, 1993, pp. 29-30
  184. On Theater: Anything You Do Too Damned Long
    Bill Irwin, America's modern clown, and other acts
    The New Republic, May 29, 1989, pp. 26-27
  185. On Theater: Architectural Barriers
    Unadventurous classics in London
    The New Republic, March 29, 1993, pp. 33-35
  186. Fall Books
    [+]
    On Theater: Arthur Miller at 87 (2 Reviews)
    Echoes Down the Corridor, by Arthur Miller and Steven R. Centola
    1. Echoes Down the Corridor by Arthur Miller and Steven R. Centola
    2. Conversations with Arthur Miller by Matthew C. Roudane and Arthur Miller
    The New Republic, October 14, 2002, p. 26
  187. On Theater: Arts Wars II
    What both sides forget: shock is not the highest aim of art
    The New Republic, October 12, 1992, pp. 38-39
  188. On Theater: As the Globe Turns
    Multiculturalism has a powerful friend in The Boston Globe and its campaign against ser...
    The New Republic, February 18, 1991, pp. 49-52
  189. On Theater: Aspects of Love and Compassion
    Shylock struggles to keep a new Merchant of Venice afloat; Love! Valour! Compassion! sinks
    The New Republic, April 3, 1995, pp. 30-31
  190. On Theater: Awards vs. Achievements
    Tony baloney---and the dispassionate Fires in the Mirror, about the Crown Heights incident
    The New Republic, July 6, 1992, pp. 28-29
  191. On Theater: Boat Show
    Harold Prince spruces up Show Boat
    The New Republic, November 7, 1994, pp. 36-37
  192. On Theater: Broadway Inches Forward
    The New Republic, December 23, 1981, pp. 25-26
  193. On Theater: Buchner in an Unfurnished Room
    JoAnne Akalaitis's claustrophobic production of Woyzeck
    The New Republic, January 4, 1993, p. 27
  194. On Theater: Calamity Jane
    Jane Alexander returns to the state in Honour; Shakespeare's R&J is a triumph of very n...
    The New Republic, May 25, 1998, pp. 27-28
  195. On Theater: Caricatures in Search of an Author
    The top-rated, X-rated miniseries brought to you by the Senate Judiciary Committee
    The New Republic, November 18, 1991, pp. 34-35
  196. On Theater: 'Cause Jam Don't Shake Like That
    Jelly's Last Jam, George C. Wolfe's new jazz musical about Jelly Roll Morton; the new o...
    The New Republic, June 8, 1992, pp. 33-34
  197. On Theater: Celebrity Classics
    Mike Nichols' star-studded Seagull turns out to be, well, steallar
    The New Republic, September 17, 2001, p. 33
  198. On Theater: Character and Personality in Shakespeare
    Why Harold Blooom could play a great Falstaff, Lear or Hamlet
    The New Republic, January 1, 1996, pp. 27-29
  199. On Theater: Clever Ladies
    Imaginary Friends and Adult Entertainment hide too little content beneath too much styl...
    The New Republic, January 20, 2003, pp. 25-26
  200. On Theater: Comedy Is Harder
    Private Lives is anachronistically entertaining; an updated adaptation of The Underpant...
    The New Republic, June 10, 2002, pp. 26-27
  201. [+]
    On Theater: Contempt for Acting (Review)
    Marlon Brando, by Patricia Bosworth
    1. Marlon Brando by Patricia Bosworth
    The New Republic, August 13, 2001, pp. 25-26
  202. On Theater: Culture Clashes
    Breakdown and disaffection in the new London theater
    The New Republic, November 22, 1999, p. 27
  203. On Theater: Death Marches
    Pirandello's The Mountain Giants lumbers; Hamlet, with Ralph Fiennes, races
    The New Republic, June 19, 1995, p. 32
  204. On Theater: Disaster at the NEA
    John Frohnmayer's state-of-the-art mess
    The New Republic, December 11, 1989, pp. 28-29
  205. On Theater: Dreaming a Dream Play
    Robert Wilson's stunning new production of A Dream Play
    The New Republic, January 15, 2001, p. 21
  206. On Theater: Dress-Up Plays
    Jon Robin Baitz's The Substance of Fire has substance but not much fire. Our Country's ...
    The New Republic, June 10, 1991, pp. 27-29
  207. On Theater: Emerging British Directors
    There's life in the old isle yet: three surprising new productions in London
    The New Republic, February 12, 1990, pp. 28-29
  208. On Theater: End-of-Season Notes
    Caryl Churchill's bizarre Ice Cream with Hot Fudge, and John Guare's satiric Six Degree...
    The New Republic, July 9, 1990, pp. 33-34
  209. On Theater: England Reaches Out
    A new cosmopolitanism in London theater
    The New Republic, March 25, 1996, pp. 32-33
  210. On Theater: Fairy Tailspin
    Cymbeline veers out of control at the Public Theater
    The New Republic, July 10, 1989, pp. 28-29
  211. On Theater: French Scenes
    The New Republic, October 14, 1996, pp. 36-38
  212. On Theater: Fronting
    Cape Town's Salaam Stories, Distict Six, and African Footprints reveal a new focus on n...
    The New Republic, February 17, 2003, pp. 25-26
  213. On Theater: Funding Audiences
    The Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund and the influence of external money on internal a...
    The New Republic, June 9, 1997, pp. 32-33
  214. On Theater: Further Thoughts on Olivier
    Laurence Olivier vs. John Gielgud
    The New Republic, October 9, 1989, p. 25
  215. On Theater: Hillbilly Blues
    Robert Schenkhan's The Kentucky Cycle aspires to epic and descends to melodrama
    The New Republic, November 1, 1993, pp. 28-29
  216. On Theater: Homogenized Diversity
    The new production of A Doll's House is an ideological misreading of Ibsen; How I Learn...
    The New Republic, July 7, 1997, pp. 27-28
  217. On Theater: How to 'Serve' Shakespeare
    Bard for all seasons
    The New Republic, August 13, 1990, p. 31
  218. On Theater: I(n the Midst of Death
    Beckett's visions of the end
    The New Republic, October 22, 1990, pp. 30-31
  219. On Theater: In the Belly of 'La Bete'
    David Hirson's virtuosic comedy of manners, La Bete, Stephen Sondheim's facile but tune...
    The New Republic, March 18, 1991, pp. 33-34
  220. On Theater: In the Company of Women
    Just how much did Bertolt Brecht owe his mistresses?
    The New Republic, October 10, 1994, pp. 34-35
  221. On Theater: Intellect Into Passion
    Tony Kushner's nimble, and emotional, Slavs; Tom Stoppard's flashy but icy Hapgood
    The New Republic, January 30, 1995, pp. 30-31
  222. On Theater: Ivanov Revisited
    Chekhov's youthful passion
    The New Republic, December 29, 1997, p. 29
  223. On Theater: Jewish Metaphysics
    Paddy Chayevsky, David Mamet, and Shel Silverstein deal with demons and dybbuks at Linc...
    The New Republic, January 29, 1990, p. 27
  224. On Theater: Lighten Up, America
    Censorious puritanism spreads among moralists and liberals alike
    The New Republic, September 10, 1990, pp. 35-36
  225. On Theater: McNally on the Cross
    Corpus Christi is a self-important take on the greatest story ever told
    The New Republic, November 30, 1998, pp. 34-35
  226. On Theater: Melting the Concrete
    A report from London's Royal National Theatre
    The New Republic, February 17, 1992, pp. 28-29
  227. On Theater: Memories of Joe
    Joseph Papp and American theatre
    The New Republic, December 16, 1991, pp. 36-39
  228. On Theater: Mend It, Don't End It
    Why the National Endowment for the Arts needs repair, not retirement
    The New Republic, October 6, 1997, pp. 29-30
  229. On Theater: Millennial Blues
    The New Republic, September 18, 2000, p. 30
  230. On Theater: Mind Over Material
    The Invention of Love is obnoxiously cerebral. Mnemonic is artfully so
    The New Republic, May 14, 2001, pp. 29-30
  231. On Theater: More Noise Than Funk
    Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk: a protest against protest theater
    The New Republic, March 4, 1996, pp. 31-32
  232. On Theater: Moscow Nights
    The New Republic, October 16, 2000, p. 42
  233. On Theater: Musicals and Musicales
    A musical adaption of James Joyce's "The Dead" is a pleasant surprise; Tom Stoppard's c...
    The New Republic, December 27, 1999, p. 26
  234. On Theater: Musicals With a Message
    Ragtime and The Capeman are trashy sermons
    The New Republic, March 30, 1998, p. 27
  235. On Theater: No Secrets, No Rapture
    The ostentatious integrity, and implausible plot, David Hare's Secret Rapture
    The New Republic, November 20, 1989, pp. 29-30
  236. On Theater: No Time for Comedy
    Can the show go on? It must
    The New Republic, October 8, 2001, p. 29
  237. On Theater: On a Cold Planet
    Roberto Zucco is feverish; Night and Her Stars is overly familiar
    The New Republic, May 22, 1995, pp. 29-30
  238. On Theater: On Cultural Power
    August Wilson's hopeless separatism
    The New Republic, March 3, 1997, p. 31
  239. On Theater: On the Cape Town
    New productions in South Africa are dealing realistically with race
    The New Republic, February 12, 2001, pp. 31-32
  240. On Theater: Opinions
    Ariel Dorfman's Death and the Maiden and John Guare's Four Baboons Adoring the Sun are ...
    The New Republic, May 11, 1992, pp. 31-32
  241. On Theater: Orpheaus Condescending
    Peter Hall's hyped-up Tennessee Williams, starring a manic Vanessa Redgrave
    The New Republic, October 30, 1989, pp. 25-26
  242. On Theater: P.C.---or Not P.C.
    Anna Deavere Smith takes the pulse of burned-out L.A.; Jackie Mason spouts his own infl...
    The New Republic, May 2, 1994, pp. 29-30
  243. On Theater: Palace and Garden
    Maria Stuart is powerfully Shakespearean; House and Garden are just plain gimmicky
    The New Republic, July 8, 2002, p. 26
  244. On Theater: Pastoral Shakespeare
    Summer brings Twelft Night and Cymbeline to New York
    The New Republic, September 7, 1998, pp. 26-27
  245. On Theater: Paying Tribute to Mediocrity
    Forbidden Broadway Strikes Back! strikes a blow against Broadway musicals; Necessary Ta...
    The New Republic, December 16, 1996, p. 32
  246. On Theater: Plays for People, Perhaps
    Gypsy revived is full of life; Other People's Money celebrates the romance of capitalism
    The New Republic, January 1, 1990, pp. 27-28
  247. On Theater: Plays for the Parch
    Sam Shepard's virtuosic Simpatico; black comedy in The Waiting Room
    The New Republic, January 2, 1995, p. 28
  248. On Theater: Popular Elitism
    Stoppard's Arcadia is all showy wit and learning; Bergman's The Winter's Tale is fresh
    The New Republic, July 17, 1995, pp. 36-37
  249. On Theater: Prescient Plays
    Far Away, Woyzeck, and The Aunt's Story are plays ahead of their times
    The New Republic, December 23, 2002, pp. 27-28
  250. On Theater: Reclaiming a Ruined Colossus
    The clumsy power of Eugene O'Neill's More Stately Mansions
    The New Republic, December 15, 1997, pp. 30-31
  251. On Theater: Resident Theater Hopes
    The Tempest, Venus and Dance of Death suggest a brilliant renaissance in American theater
    The New Republic, May 20, 1996, pp. 28-29
  252. On Theater: Return of the Master
    Ingmar Bergman's inspired visions of Peer Gynt and Madame de Sade
    The New Republic, June 21, 1993, p. 29
  253. On Theater: Revisioning Tennessee Williams
    Radical new versions of A Streetcar Named Desire and Camino Real
    The New Republic, October 25, 1999, p. 34
  254. On Theater: Revisited Plays, Revised Opinions
    New productions of The Night of the Iguana, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Fo...
    The New Republic, June 17, 1996, p. 26
  255. On Theater: Separated by a Common Playwright
    Broken Glass, Arthur Miller's accident; A Winter's Tale, the RSC's triumph
    The New Republic, May 30, 1994, pp. 29-30
  256. On Theater: Sex, Art, and the Supreme Court
    The folly of the NEA's decency test
    The New Republic, October 5, 1998, pp. 28-29
  257. On Theater: Shakespeare With an American Accent
    James Lapine's well-done Winter's Tale
    The New Republic, May 8, 1989, pp. 28-29
  258. On Theater: She-Plays, American-Style
    Two portraits of heroines in search of freedom: Sophie Treadwell's Machinal (1928) has ...
    The New Republic, December 17, 1990, pp. 27-28
  259. On Theater: Shepard's Choice
    Sam Shephard's Buried Child reflects collective decay; his new book of stories, Cruisin...
    The New Republic, July 15, 1996, pp. 27-28
  260. On Theater: Spring Roundup
    Eugene O'Neill, David Hare, Conor McPherson, and Martin McDonagh on Broadway
    The New Republic, June 7, 1999, pp. 32-33
  261. On Theater: Stars and Their Gasses
    Master Class is an efficient play; The Duchess of Malfi is an efficient production
    The New Republic, February 5, 1996, pp. 27-28
  262. [+]
    On Theater: Stella by Lamplight (Review)
    Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov, by Barry Paris and Stella Adler
    1. Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov by Barry Paris and Stella Adler
    The New Republic, May 10, 1999, pp. 38-39
  263. On Theater: Stella for Star
    In memory of Stella Adler
    The New Republic, February 1, 1993, p. 52
  264. On Theater: Stephen Sondheim's Progress
    The New Republic, June 29, 1998, pp. 23-24
  265. On Theater: Still Searching for Theater
    Ibsen in California, Arthur Miller in New York, and other signs of life
    The New Republic, August 3, 1998, pp. 29-30
  266. On Theater: Subsidized Separatism
    A response to August Wilson and black separatism
    The New Republic, August 19, 1996, pp. 39-41
  267. On Theater: Tempest in a Smokepot
    A furious new production of The Tempest
    The New Republic, December 4, 1995, pp. 27-28
  268. On Theater: Terror in the Bedroom
    Christopher Walken's voluptuously evil Iago invigorates a new Othello in Central Park
    The New Republic, August 12, 1991, p. 29
  269. On Theater: The Aesthetics of Violence
    Edward Bond's Saved shows that some things can still shock; A Skull in Connemara and Te...
    The New Republic, April 9, 2001, pp. 32-35
  270. On Theater: The American Mouth
    Joan Rivers's solipsism
    The New Republic, June 27, 1994, pp. 27-28
  271. On Theater: The Audience, or Who Is the Goat
    Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia examines what it means to passionately love s...
    The New Republic, April 15, 2002, pp. 24-25
  272. On Theater: The Avant-Garde and Shock Art
    The latest in victim theater: animals unite in Martha Clarke's Endangered Species
    The New Republic, November 19, 1990, pp. 26-27
  273. On Theater: The British Conquest
    Skirmishes and Top Girls, two mediocre imports
    The New Republic, February 14, 1983, pp. 26-27
  274. On Theater: The Death of the Collective Ideal
    When nonprofit theater becomes yet another casualty of corporate values
    The New Republic, September 11, 1995, pp. 27-29
  275. On Theater: The Decline of High Culture
    The risky gamble of the American experiment in democracy
    The New Republic, November 3, 1997, pp. 29-31
  276. On Theater: The Descent of Man
    The Wooster Group's The Hairy Ape revivifies Eugene O'Neill
    The New Republic, May 12, 1997, pp. 27-29
  277. On Theater: The Director Who...
    Peter Brook adapts Oliver Sacks, but the oddities prove tedious
    The New Republic, April 24, 1995, pp. 32-33
  278. On Theater: The Dreaming of the Bones
    New Irish theater: Sean O'Casey's strong The Shadow of a Gunman, Brian Friel's derivati...
    The New Republic, January 27, 1992, pp. 28-29
  279. On Theater: The Dreams of Ingmar Bergman
    Producing Strindberg and O'Neill, the Swedish director stages strong night visions
    The New Republic, July 29, 1991, pp. 29-30
  280. On Theater: The Editorial Play
    Larry Kramer's sermonizing The Destiny of Me; Wendy Wasserstein's toothless The Sisters...
    The New Republic, December 7, 1992, pp. 32-33
  281. On Theater: The First Amendment and the NEA
    What Jesse Helms and other art critics don't understand
    The New Republic, September 11, 1989, pp. 27-29
  282. On Theater: The Good Hope of the Cape
    A look at Pieter-Dirk Uys, the theatrical conscience of post-apartheid South Africa
    The New Republic, February 11, 2002, p. 27
  283. On Theater: The Great Work Falters
    Tony Kushner's Perestroika is stylish but static; Robert Wilson's The Black Rider is a ...
    The New Republic, December 27, 1993, pp. 25-27
  284. On Theater: The Harrowing of Hell
    Philip Glass chillingly reinterprets Kafka's In the Penal Colony; but two new versions ...
    The New Republic, July 9, 2001, p. 30
  285. On Theater: The Havels and the Have-Nots
    Some Americans Abroad and Crowbar show unusual ambition. Still, American playwrights lo...
    The New Republic, March 26, 1990, pp. 28-29
  286. On Theater: The Heritage of MXAT
    The Three Sisters is brought to unruly life at the Moscow Art Theatre
    The New Republic, August 11, 1997, pp. 29-30
  287. On Theater: The Hero of the Nursery
    An engrossing Peer Gynt in Hartford
    The New Republic, June 19, 1989, pp. 30-31
  288. On Theater: The Jew Who Buried Hitler
    Underneath the sequins and the swastikas, The Producers is a good old-fashioned musical...
    The New Republic, May 28, 2001, pp. 27-28
  289. On Theater: The Journey of Robert Lepage
    The Seven Streams of the River Ota is Robert Lepage's greatest triumph yet
    The New Republic, February 10, 1997, p. 29
  290. On Theater: The Las Vegas Show
    The twenty-four-hours-a-day spectacle of America's monument to glut
    The New Republic, January 4, 1999, p. 27
  291. On Theater: The Lesson of 'The Piano Lesson'
    August Wilson's ongoing epic about the legacy of racism succumbs to a vision of victimi...
    The New Republic, May 21, 1990, pp. 28-29
  292. On Theater: The Lion Queen
    The Lion King confirms Julie Taymor as the pride of the pride
    The New Republic, February 2, 1998, pp. 25-27
  293. On Theater: The Mercant of Venice Beach
    Peter Sellars, theatrical time-tripper, takes Shakespeare to contemporary California
    The New Republic, December 5, 1994, pp. 31-33
  294. On Theater: The NEA Belly Up
    America's art policy of fear
    The New Republic, June 18, 1990, pp. 32-33
  295. On Theater: The New Bohemians
    Rent needs control; The Green Bird is a triumph
    The New Republic, April 22, 1996, pp. 29-30
  296. On Theater: The New Relevance
    Was Othello a Muslim? In the wake of September 11, the classics take on new meanings
    The New Republic, November 12, 2001, pp. 30-31
  297. On Theater: The Play About the Play
    Edward Albee's latest offering alternates between brilliance and fraudulence
    The New Republic, March 19, 2001, p. 28
  298. On Theater: The Poor Caretaker
    Simon Callow shrinks Orson Welles
    The New Republic, October 16, 1995, pp. 38-41
  299. On Theater: The Rebirth of Irish Drama
    A great dramatic tradition fears fresh fruit
    The New Republic, April 7, 1997, pp. 28-29
  300. On Theater: The Rehabilitation of Edward Albee
    Three Tall Women, a late career triumph
    The New Republic, April 4, 1994, pp. 26-27
  301. On Theater: The Ride Down Mount Rushmore
    The Ride Down Mount Morgan is a surprising new triumph from Arthur Miller; Four Saints ...
    The New Republic, September 16, 1996, p. 30
  302. On Theater: The Roots of Love
    Passion, an opera about love's miseries and mysteries, is a Sondheim triumph
    The New Republic, August 1, 1994, pp. 29-30
  303. On Theater: The Royal Court in Spunky Middle Age
    The London season: The Man of Mode, The Libertine and Blasted
    The New Republic, February 27, 1995, pp. 27-28
  304. On Theater: The Schlepic Part II
    Miss Saigon is a self-righteous sermon on guilt in musical form. Spend your 0 on a b...
    The New Republic, May 13, 1991, p. 27
  305. On Theater: The Season of the Play
    Goodnight Children Everywhere and Gertrude and Alice show that the drama is flourishing...
    The New Republic, August 2, 1999, p. 32
  306. On Theater: The Smashing of the Bell
    Why the arts in America need the NEA
    The New Republic, August 14, 1995, pp. 26-27
  307. On Theater: The Theater of Pain
    Ariane Mnouchkine's monumental Les Atrides
    The New Republic, November 9, 1992, pp. 36-37
  308. On Theater: The Two O'Neills
    Ah, Wilderness! and The Emperor Jones show different sides of Eugene O'Neill
    The New Republic, April 27, 1998, pp. 27-28
  309. On Theater: The Use and Abuse of Multiculturalism
    How a cosmopolitan ideal became a separatist slogan
    The New Republic, September 16, 1991, pp. 31-33
  310. On Theater: The War On the Arts
    How the left, the right, and the center all conspire to doom high art in America
    The New Republic, September 7, 1992, pp. 35-37
  311. On Theater: This 'Money-Got, Mechanic-Age'
    Cats is a tricked-out dog; Good is just plain bad
    The New Republic, November 15, 1982, pp. 23-24
  312. On Theater: Transforming Actors and Star Personalities
    In memory of Laurence Olivier
    The New Republic, August 21, 1989, pp. 28-29
  313. On Theater: Travel Packages
    Visit India in A Perfect Ganesh; try the Caribbean in a new Measure for Measure production
    The New Republic, August 23, 1993, pp. 31-32
  314. On Theater: Tripping Into the Abyss
    Hal Holbrook dares to do King Lear, Wallace Shawn rants in The Fever
    The New Republic, January 21, 1991, p. 27
  315. On Theater: Two Fairy Tales
    Craig Lucas's Prelude to a Kiss promises to be disturbing but is only charming. Woyzeck...
    The New Republic, April 16, 1990, pp. 27-29
  316. On Theater: Two Moral X-Rays
    Patrick Marber's Closer and Kenneth Lonergan's This Is Our Youth put contemporary life ...
    The New Republic, June 28, 1999, pp. 36-37
  317. On Theater: Unity from Diversity
    I Am a Man revisits the '60s,; Marisol looks into an apocalyptic future
    The New Republic, July 19, 1993, p. 29
  318. On Theater: Unreal Cities
    Chicago is a revival worth visiting; The Waste Land is spell-binding
    The New Republic, January 6, 1997, pp. 26-27
  319. On Theater: Urban Angst and Its Antidote
    The big, bad city stars in The Lights and The Treatment; Sherry Glaser stars in Family ...
    The New Republic, November 29, 1993, pp. 29-31
  320. On Theater: Varieties of Histrionic Experience
    Al Pacino is masterful in The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui; Fiona Shaw is brilliantly d...
    The New Republic, November 18, 2002, pp. 28-29
  321. On Theater: Varieties of Musical Experience
    Neither Mamma Mia! nor Urinetown adds up to much, but The Screams of Kitty Genovese giv...
    The New Republic, December 10, 2001, pp. 26-27
  322. On Theater: Varieties of Sensual Experience
    Vienna Lusthaus (Revisited) shows theater's potential to be the most voluptuous of the ...
    The New Republic, August 19, 2002, pp. 26-27
  323. On Theater: Varieties of Theatrical Experience
    Highbrow texts meet lowbrow contexts in three new productions: Big Love, POEtry, and Ma...
    The New Republic, December 31, 2001, p. 25
  324. On Theater: Ways to Break the Silence
    Theatrical magic is made from spectable in Villa Villa and from eloquence in Wit
    The New Republic, November 2, 1998, pp. 27-28
  325. On Theater: Ways to Please an Audience
    Centuries of tradition culminate in Vevey's Fete des Vignerons; Gwyneth Paltrow shines ...
    The New Republic, October 4, 1999, pp. 35-36
  326. On Theater: What Do Women Playwrights Want?
    Three idiosyncratic artists at work: Laurie Anderson, Paula Vogel, Suzan-Lori Parks
    The New Republic, April 13, 1992, pp. 28-29
  327. On Theater: What Makes a Play Live
    The enduring excitement of Baal, the obsolete pieties of The Grapes of Wrath
    The New Republic, May 7, 1990, pp. 30-31
  328. On Theater: Whose Faust Is It Anyway?
    Randy Newman's Faust lacks soul; Michael Gambon brings beauty and power to Skylight by ...
    The New Republic, November 18, 1996, pp. 28-29
  329. On Theater: Wilson Lights Stein's Lights
    Gertrude Stein comes to life in Robert Wilson's Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights
    The New Republic, August 10, 1992, pp. 27-28
  330. On Theater: Women in Extremis
    Wendy Wasserstein's Heid Chronicles, The Big Chill of feminism
    The New Republic, April 17, 1989, pp. 32-33
  331. On Theater: Yuppie Realism, Continued
    Lips Together, Teeth Apart survives its marriage of romantic comedy and liberal guilt
    The New Republic, October 21, 1991, pp. 28-29
  332. On Theater;The Best Play of Which Year?
    The New Republic, April 4, 1988, pp. 25-27
  333. On Theatre
    Danger: Manipulation
    The New Republic, March 9, 1987, p. 26
  334. [+]
    Pain in the Arras (Review)
    Peter Hall's Diaries, by John Goodwin and Peter Hall
    1. Peter Hall's Diaries by John Goodwin and Peter Hall
    The New Republic, April 30, 1984, pp. 33-34
  335. Popular and Unpopular Art
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1977, pp. 339-344
  336. [+]
    Portraits of the Master (Review)
    A Method to Their Madness, by Foster Hirsch
    1. A Method to Their Madness by Foster Hirsch
    The New Republic, October 22, 1984, pp. 39-42
  337. The Problem Is: "We Have Too Many Rights"
    Reply
    The New Republic, May 17, 1969, pp. 13-14
  338. Repertory Fever
    The Harpers Monthly, December 1960, pp. 44-47
  339. Revolution As Theatre (1970)
    Notes on the New Radical Style
    3 Reviews, 2 Readable
  340. Revolution as Theatre
    The New Republic, March 14, 1970, pp. 13-16
  341. [+]
    Satire of Reproof (Review)
    Parktilden Village, by George P. Elliott
    1. Parktilden Village by George P. Elliott
    Commentary, July 1958, p. 88
  342. Seasons of Discontent (1966)
    Dramatic Opinions, 1959-1965
    3 Reviews
  343. Theatre
    Shakespeare for the Three Estates
    Encounter, September 1959, pp. 49-52
  344. The Siege of the Arts (2001)
    Collected Writings 1994-2001
    1 Review
  345. Sweet Bird of Success
    Encounter, June 1959, p. 59
  346. [+]
    Tardy Bildungsroman (Review)
    Some Came Running, by James Jones
    1. Some Came Running by James Jones
    Commentary, April 1958, pp. 366-370
  347. Theate: Journeys to the End of the World
    The New Republic, February 9, 1980, p. 26
  348. Theater
    A Living Audience
    The New Republic, December 7, 1959, p. 22
  349. Theater
    "A Loss of Roses"
    The New Republic, December 21, 1959, p. 23
  350. Theater
    This Man Is Dangerous
    The New Republic, November 2, 1959, p. 20
  351. Theater
    Two for the Miracl
    The New Republic, November 9, 1959, p. 28
  352. Theater
    Love Does It Again
    The New Republic, November 23, 1959, p. 21
  353. Theater
    Sir John at a Standstill
    The New Republic, October 5, 1959, pp. 21-22
  354. Theater
    O'Neill's Adolescent Talkathon
    The New Republic, October 19, 1959, p. 29
  355. [+]
    Theater (Review)
    From Paris to Fire Island
    1. Cheri and The Last of Cheri by Colette
    The New Republic, October 26, 1959, pp. 19-20
  356. Theater
    Junkies and Jazz
    The New Republic, September 28, 1959, p. 29
  357. Theater
    A "Director's Theater"
    The New Republic, April 25, 1960, p. 21
  358. Theater
    Blood and Water
    The New Republic, December 26, 1960, p. 20
  359. Theater
    What's Wrong with the Phoenix
    The New Republic, February 1, 1960, p. 21
  360. Theater
    Krapp and a Little Claptrap
    The New Republic, February 22, 1960, pp. 21-22
  361. Theater
    Nihilism on Broadway
    The New Republic, February 29, 1960, p. 21
  362. Theater
    Please Pass the Plasma
    The New Republic, January 4, 1960, p. 20
  363. Theater
    Andersonville Revisited
    The New Republic, January 18, 1960, p. 21
  364. Theater
    The Play and the Unplay
    The New Republic, March 14, 1960, p. 22
  365. Theater
    Meanwhile, Back at the Phoenix...
    The New Republic, May 9, 1960, p. 27
  366. Theater
    Broadway's Offstage Noises
    The New Republic, May 23, 1960, p. 22
  367. Theater
    Disputed Authorship
    The New Republic, November 28, 1960, pp. 38-40
  368. Theater
    Libido at Large
    The New Republic, October 3, 1960, p. 20
  369. Theater
    Brecht and Others
    The New Republic, October 17, 1960, p. 21
  370. Theater
    Comedians from the Underground
    The New Republic, October 31, 1960, p. 28
  371. Theater
    "O, for a Draught..."
    The New Republic, September 12, 1960, p. 30
  372. Theater
    A Theory of Theatrical Relativity
    The New Republic, April 17, 1961, pp. 20-21
  373. Theater
    Chronicle of a Reluctant Hero
    The New Republic, December 11, 1961, pp. 28-29
  374. [+]
    Theater (Review)
    The Abiguous Lure of the Bitch Goddess
    1. Apple and Square by Jack Gelber
    The New Republic, December 25, 1961, p. 20
  375. Theater
    Bertolt Brecht in Folio
    The New Republic, February 20, 1961, p. 28
  376. Theater
    A Satanic Masterpiece
    The New Republic, January 9, 1961, pp. 30-31
  377. Theater
    Criticism and Journalism
    The New Republic, January 23, 1961, p. 22
  378. Theater
    The Enormous Sum of Zero
    The New Republic, January 30, 1961, pp. 22-24
  379. Theater
    Off Broadway's Trials and Triumph
    The New Republic, March 6, 1961, p. 21
  380. Theater
    Fragments From a Cultural Explosion
    The New Republic, March 27, 1961, pp. 29-30
  381. Theater
    The Lesson of the Moiseyev
    The New Republic, May 8, 1961, pp. 28-29
  382. Theater
    Genet's Call to the Colors
    The New Republic, May 29, 1961, p. 21
  383. Theater
    Down Among the Dead Men
    The New Republic, November 6, 1961, pp. 22-23
  384. Theater
    All Hail, Mahomet of Middle Seriousness
    The New Republic, November 27, 1961, pp. 21-22
  385. Theater
    An Evening of Deja Vu
    The New Republic, October 2, 1961, p. 45
  386. Theater
    On Finding a Cure for Syphilologists
    The New Republic, October 9, 1961, p. 30
  387. Theater
    A Naturalism of the Grotesque
    The New Republic, October 23, 1961, pp. 29-30
  388. Theater
    Defects and Virtues
    The New Republic, September 25, 1961, pp. 27-28
  389. Theater
    The Composite Musical Play
    The New Republic, April 9, 1962, pp. 26-27
  390. Theater
    The Shadow of a Noble Shadow
    The New Republic, April 30, 1962, pp. 20-21
  391. Theater
    The Keynes of Times Square
    The New Republic, December 1, 1962, pp. 28-29
  392. Theater
    The Healthiness of Sick Comedy
    The New Republic, December 15, 1962, pp. 28-29
  393. Theater
    Off-Broadway Plays for Broadway
    The New Republic, February 5, 1962, p. 29
  394. Theater
    Strindberg: The Victor and the Vanquished
    The New Republic, February 19, 1962, pp. 20-21
  395. Theater
    A Little Night Music
    The New Republic, January 22, 1962, pp. 20-24
  396. Theater
    Hipster Dramatists, Square Spectators
    The New Republic, January 29, 1962, p. 20
  397. Theater
    Nights with the Old Vic
    The New Republic, March 5, 1962, p. 37
  398. Theater
    The Absurd and the Ridiculous
    The New Republic, March 19, 1962, pp. 30-32
  399. Theater
    At Work and at Play with the APA
    The New Republic, May 14, 1962, p. 37
  400. Theater
    Vox Populi, Vox Box
    The New Republic, May 28, 1962, pp. 28-29
  401. Theater
    Albee and the Medusa-Head
    The New Republic, November 3, 1962, p. 29
  402. Theater
    Brecht on the Rampage
    The New Republic, October 1, 1962, p. 26
  403. Theater
    Brecht on Broadway
    The New Republic, April 13, 1963, p. 35
  404. Theater
    A Scattering of Buckshot
    The New Republic, December 21, 1963, pp. 26-27
  405. Theater
    The Anti-Establishmentarians
    The New Republic, February 23, 1963, p. 28
  406. Theater
    Candide Among the Culture-Vultures
    The New Republic, January 19, 1963, pp. 25-27
  407. Theater
    A Night in the Brig
    The New Republic, June 1, 1963, p. 28
  408. Theater
    German Guilt and Swiss Indictments
    The New Republic, March 9, 1963, pp. 28-29
  409. Theater
    Revivals: Good, Bad, and Insufferable
    The New Republic, March 30, 1963, pp. 28-30
  410. Theater
    Tonight We Try to Improvise
    The New Republic, May 11, 1963, p. 28
  411. Theater
    Artists and Bureaucrats
    The New Republic, November 2, 1963, pp. 36-37
  412. Theater
    The Playwright as Impersonator
    The New Republic, November 16, 1963, p. 28
  413. Theater
    English Gardeners and American Gardens
    The New Republic, October 5, 1963, pp. 29-30
  414. Theater
    The Backwards Birds
    The New Republic, October 19, 1963, pp. 28-32
  415. Theater
    Subsidized Rubbish
    The New Republic, April 11, 1964, p. 34
  416. Theater
    Love and Hate on Broadway
    The New Republic, December 12, 1964, pp. 20-21
  417. Theater
    Muddy Track at Lincoln Center
    The New Republic, December 26, 1964, pp. 26-27
  418. Theater
    Mid-Season Gleanings
    The New Republic, February 1, 1964, pp. 28-32
  419. Theater
    Arthur Miller's Mea Culpa
    The New Republic, February 8, 1964, pp. 26-29
  420. Theater
    The Underground Play
    The New Republic, January 11, 1964, p. 24
  421. Theater
    Memoirs of Mr. Bang
    The New Republic, July 25, 1964, pp. 33-34
  422. Theater
    Shakespeare with a Few Tears
    The New Republic, June 13, 1964, pp. 30-31
  423. Theater
    History as Drama
    The New Republic, March 14, 1964, pp. 23-24
  424. Theater
    Everybody's Protest Play
    The New Republic, May 16, 1964, pp. 35-37
  425. Theater
    We Are Two Cultural Nations
    The New Republic, November 21, 1964, pp. 25-32
  426. Theater
    Fiddling While Talent Burns
    The New Republic, October 17, 1964, pp. 31-33
  427. Theater
    Saul Bellow on the Drag Strip
    The New Republic, October 24, 1964, pp. 25-26
  428. Theater
    Bagatelles and Jacks
    The New Republic, April 10, 1965, p. 23
  429. Theater
    Russian Evenings
    The New Republic, February 27, 1965, pp. 26-27
  430. Theater
    Three Plays and a Protest
    The New Republic, January 23, 1965, pp. 32-35
  431. Theater
    Health in an Ailing Profession
    The New Republic, January 30, 1965, pp. 32-34
  432. Theater
    The Two Revolutions
    The New Republic, March 27, 1965, pp. 26-28
  433. Theater
    Theater in London
    The New Republic, May 29, 1965, pp. 30-32
  434. Theater
    The New Republic, July 17, 1971, p. 26
  435. Theater
    The New Republic, December 9, 1972, p. 23
  436. Theater
    The New Republic, May 6, 1972, p. 22
  437. Theater
    The New Republic, May 13, 1972, pp. 30-31
  438. Theater
    The New Republic, November 18, 1972, p. 26
  439. Theater
    The New Republic, October 7, 1972, p. 23
  440. Theater
    The New Republic, October 28, 1972, p. 28
  441. Theater
    The New Republic, April 21, 1973, p. 23
  442. Theater
    The New Republic, February 17, 1973, p. 20
  443. Theater
    The New Republic, January 6, 1973, p. 25
  444. Theater
    The New Republic, July 7, 1973, p. 23
  445. Theater
    The New Republic, March 17, 1973, p. 23
  446. Theater
    The New Republic, May 12, 1973, p. 25
  447. Theater
    The Trashing of Edward Albee
    The New Republic, April 11, 1981, p. 27
  448. Theater
    The Strategies of Adrian Hall
    The New Republic, April 25, 1981, p. 21
  449. Theater
    Shakespeare Our Contemporary
    The New Republic, August 22, 1981, pp. 23-24
  450. Theater
    The Sound of Music
    The New Republic, February 14, 1981, p. 26
  451. Theater
    The Triumph of Mediocrity
    The New Republic, January 17, 1981, p. 23
  452. Theater
    Crossed Purposes
    The New Republic, January 31, 1981, pp. 21-22
  453. Theater
    Mopping Up
    The New Republic, July 4, 1981, pp. 27-28
  454. Theater
    The Legacy of the Group Theater
    The New Republic, July 25, 1981, p. 28
  455. Theater
    The Demise of BAM
    The New Republic, June 20, 1981, p. 25
  456. Theater
    A Theater Marking Time
    The New Republic, March 28, 1981, p. 23
  457. Theater
    Last Things
    The New Republic, May 9, 1981, p. 25
  458. Theater
    The Limits of Realism
    The New Republic, May 23, 1981, pp. 25-27
  459. Nuturing the Arts: A Special 60th Anniversary Supplement
    Theater and the University
    The Spirit of Excellence
    The New Republic, November 16, 1974, pp. 13-16
  460. The Theater of Metaphor
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1984, pp. 650-662
  461. The Theater of Middle Seriousness
    The Harpers Monthly, March 1959, pp. 56-57
  462. Theater: A King and Two Queens
    Jonathan Miller's King Lear argues for the importance of estate planning; Valhalla prov...
    The New Republic, April 5, 2004, p. 27
  463. Theater: A Passion for the Familiar
    The New Republic, December 6, 1980, p. 27
  464. Theater: A Remake and a Revival
    The New Republic, November 1, 1980, p. 25
  465. Theater: A Theater for Clever Journalists
    The New Republic, January 5, 1980, p. 23
  466. Theater: Advice for Broadway
    The New Republic, May 3, 1980, p. 27
  467. Theater: Angels and Beards
    The authorship of Tony Kushner matters a great deal to Caroline, or Change; In The Bear...
    The New Republic, January 26, 2004, pp. 25-26
  468. Theater: Creations
    Four current New York productions encompass both the best and the worst of ensemble acting
    The New Republic, March 24, 2003, pp. 25-26
  469. Theater: Dysfunctional Dynasties
    All happy families may be alike, but each unhappy family (in Salome, Gypsy, and Long Da...
    The New Republic, June 16, 2003, p. 29
  470. Theater: Eleven Years in the Freezer
    The New Republic, October 13, 1979, p. 27
  471. Theater: Forty Million Frenchmen
    This year's Tony awards provide an object lesson in the shortcomings of democracy
    The New Republic, July 5, 2004, p. 27
  472. Theater: Impersonations
    For better and for worse, three new productions explore theater's dependence on imitiation
    The New Republic, April 25, 2005, p. 25
  473. Theater: In the Jungle
    Rose Rage, set in an abattoir, is Henry VI well done; Hedda Gabler is pathologically ri...
    The New Republic, November 1, 2004, pp. 30-31
  474. [+]
    Theater: Keeping Company With Kaufman (Review)
    Kaufman and Co., by Laurence Maslon and George S. Kaufman
    1. Kaufman and Co. by Laurence Maslon and George S. Kaufman
    The New Republic, October 11, 2004, pp. 27-29
  475. Theater: Lost in Thought
    Tom Stoppard shows of his erudition, again
    The New Republic, April 2, 2007, pp. 40-43
  476. Theater: Making the Familiar Strange
    Do revamped revivals offer anything new? Or should we turn to genuinely fresh dramatic ...
    The New Republic, December 19, 2005, pp. 25-26
  477. Theater: Odious Comparisons
    This year's Tony Award ceremony was remarkable for its relative inoffensiveness
    The New Republic, June 27, 2005, p. 27
  478. Theater: Plays and Prophecies
    The pillorying of Lawrence Summers finds theatrical precedent; Arthur Miller was a powe...
    The New Republic, March 28, 2005, pp. 21-22
  479. Theater: Prosecution Plays
    Broadway's interrogatory mood infects our critic
    The New Republic, May 23, 2005, pp. 27-29
  480. Theater: Pyrotechnics and Ice
    Jumbers fuses show-business splash with arid academicism; the spare Frozen haunts
    The New Republic, May 31, 2004, p. 29
  481. Theater: Reality Theater
    Well, Hannah and Martin, and Who Killed Woody Allen? are evidence of our current obsess...
    The New Republic, May 3, 2004, pp. 23-25
  482. Theater: Red and Blue States of Mind
    Ever since the last election, our country has been waging a political color war. But th...
    The New Republic, August 1, 2005, pp. 21-22
  483. Theater: Reflections on a Successful Season
    The New Republic, July 26, 1980, p. 26
  484. Theater: Self-Parody and Self-Murder
    The New Republic, March 8, 1980, p. 26
  485. Theater: Shakespeare in Bloom
    Three new Shakespeare productions: are they anxiously influenced by Harold Blum?
    The New Republic, December 15, 2003, pp. 31-33
  486. Theater: Shotover's Apocalypse
    September 11 shadows a dinner party in Omnium Gatherum; Anna in the Tropics is sweet an...
    The New Republic, November 17, 2003, pp. 27-29
  487. Theater: Smelly Orthodoxies
    A Bad Friend defines its characters by their politics; the protagonist of I Am My Own W...
    The New Republic, July 21, 2003, p. 25
  488. Theater: Solutions
    The New Republic, December 27, 1980, p. 25
  489. Theater: The Art of Kenneth Tynan
    The New Republic, August 23, 1980, pp. 25-26
  490. Theater: The Past Revisited
    The Frogs revitalizes a remake; After the Fall serves up autobiography undercooked
    The New Republic, August 30, 2004, pp. 25-26
  491. [+]
    Theater: The Peer and the Pariah (2 Reviews)
    Olivier, by Terry Coleman
    1. Olivier by Terry Coleman
    2. Elia Kazan: A Biography by Richard Schickel
    The New Republic, February 13, 2006, pp. 25-27
  492. Theater: The Play You Are Not Allowed to Dislike
    The New Republic, June 7, 1980, p. 23
  493. [+]
    Theater: The Prisoner on the Aisle (Review)
    The Drama Is Coming Now, by Richard Gilman
    1. The Drama Is Coming Now by Richard Gilman
    The New Republic, October 31, 2005, pp. 25-26
  494. Theater: The Quest of Peter Brook
    The New Republic, June 28, 1980, p. 27
  495. Theater: The Rebirth of Political Theater
    The God of Hell offers a well-timed dose of paranoia; Democracy chronicles reconciliati...
    The New Republic, December 20, 2004, pp. 31-32
  496. Theater: The Saved and the Drowned
    Primo, based on the writings of Primo Levi, is a restrained, diligently researched inve...
    The New Republic, February 28, 2005, p. 25
  497. Theater: The Vitality of Harold Clurman
    The New Republic, October 18, 1980, pp. 25-26
  498. Theater: Theater after 9/11
    Recycled revivals and escapist theater---in these times?
    The New Republic, October 3, 2005, p. 27
  499. Theater: Theater of the Mushy Tushy
    Ariane Mnouchkine's Le Dernier Caravanserail (Odyssees), a spectable about contemporary...
    The New Republic, September 5, 2005, pp. 25-26
  500. Theater: Time After Time Square
    A tale of three imports: Life (x) 3, The Play What I Wrote, and Cosi Fan Tutte
    The New Republic, May 26, 2003, pp. 24-25
  501. Theater: Two Couples
    The New Republic, April 5, 1980, p. 28
  502. Theater: Two Tales from Two Cities
    The New Republic, December 8, 1979, p. 25
  503. Theater: When Egos Collide
    The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci is thin on ideas; Henry V has far too many
    The New Republic, August 18, 2003, pp. 23-24
  504. Theater: Why Plays Fail
    Midnight's Children is overcrowded, My Life With Albertine is clumsy, and Dirty Story i...
    The New Republic, April 14, 2003, pp. 25-26
  505. Theater: Women of Letters
    Remembering Susan Sontag, as theater critic, director, and dramatist; Caryl Churchill's...
    The New Republic, January 24, 2005, pp. 25-26
  506. Theatre
    Politics and the Higher Gossip
    The New Republic, April 18, 1960, p. 21
  507. Theatre
    The Brothel and the Western World
    The New Republic, March 28, 1960, p. 21
  508. Theatre
    Live Blossoms in Dead Soil
    The New Republic, August 7, 1965, pp. 33-35
  509. Theatre
    A Missed Masterpiece
    The New Republic, December 18, 1965, pp. 28-31
  510. Theatre
    Thoughts from Home and Abroad
    The New Republic, June 26, 1965, pp. 29-30
  511. Theatre
    California Wine in New York Bottles
    The New Republic, November 6, 1965, p. 37
  512. Theatre
    Familiar Peru, Exotic Brooklyn
    The New Republic, November 27, 1965, pp. 45-48
  513. Theatre
    Further Reflections on Lincoln Center
    The New Republic, April 16, 1966, pp. 30-32
  514. Theatre
    Three Views of America
    The New Republic, December 3, 1966, pp. 31-32
  515. Theatre
    Sartre: The Janus of Modern Dramatists
    The New Republic, February 26, 1966, pp. 42-43
  516. Theatre
    Osborne's Elegiac Monody
    The New Republic, January 1, 1966, pp. 34-35
  517. Theatre
    Embarrassment of Riches
    The New Republic, January 22, 1966, pp. 23-26
  518. Theatre
    Albee's Allegory of Innocence
    The New Republic, January 29, 1966, pp. 34-36
  519. Theatre
    A Question of Identity
    The New Republic, March 26, 1966, pp. 34-36
  520. Theatre
    Journey and Arrival of a Playwright
    The New Republic, May 7, 1966, pp. 31-33
  521. Theatre
    Albee Decorates an Old House
    The New Republic, October 8, 1966, p. 35
  522. Theatre
    Sepulchral Odors at Lincoln Center
    The New Republic, October 29, 1966, p. 32
  523. Theatre
    Albee at the Crossroads
    The New Republic, December 16, 1967, pp. 25-26
  524. Theatre
    Consensus Theatre
    The New Republic, January 7, 1967, p. 41
  525. Theatre
    Saturn Eats His Children
    The New Republic, January 28, 1967, pp. 34-35
  526. Theatre
    MacBird on Stage
    The New Republic, March 11, 1967, p. 30
  527. Theatre
    The New Republic, March 18, 1967, pp. 30-32
  528. Theatre
    Notes from the Underground
    The New Republic, May 6, 1967, pp. 28-30
  529. Theatre
    Waiting for Hamlet
    The New Republic, November 4, 1967, pp. 25-26
  530. Theatre
    From Hair to Hamlet
    The New Republic, November 18, 1967, pp. 38-39
  531. Theatre
    The Democratization of Art
    The New Republic, August 10, 1968, p. 19
  532. Theatre
    The Unseriousness of Arthur Miller
    The New Republic, February 24, 1968, pp. 39-40
  533. Theatre
    The Anti-Hamlet of Joseph Papp
    The New Republic, January 20, 1968, pp. 23-25
  534. Theatre
    A Theatre Slouches to Be Born
    The New Republic, July 13, 1968, p. 31
  535. Theatre Chronicle
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1959, pp. 94-100
  536. The Theatre of Revolt (1964)
    An Approach to Modern Drama
    5 Reviews, 2 Readable
  537. The Third Theater Revisited
    The New York Review of Books, February 13, 1969, pp. 25-26
  538. The Third Theatre (1969)
    3 Reviews
  539. [+]
    Village Idiots (2 Reviews)
    Greenwich Village 1963, by Sally Banes
    1. Greenwich Village 1963 by Sally Banes
    2. Essays on the Blurring of Art and Life by Allan Kaprow and Jeff Kelley
    The New Republic, January 31, 1994, pp. 35-38
  540. Where Are the Repertory Critics?
    The New Republic, September 13, 1975, pp. 23-25
  541. Who Needs Theatre (1987)
    Dramatic Opinions
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  542. Books and the Arts
    Who's Killing the Novel?
    The New Republic, October 23, 1965, pp. 22-23
  543. Whose University? The Case for Professionalism
    The New Republic, April 26, 1969, pp. 16-18
  544. Why American Plays Are Not Literature
    The Harpers Monthly, October 1959, pp. 167-172
  545. [+]
    Williams' Nebulous Nightmare (Review)
    Sweet Bird of Youth, by Tennessee Williams
    1. Sweet Bird of Youth by Tennessee Williams
    The Hudson Review, Summer 1959, pp. 255-260
  546. Writers for Carter
    The Partisan Review, Winter 1977, p. 106
  547. No Items Found